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Dowry – And you thought it only happened in India

In an exclusive interview with G’day India, Tanul Thakur, the founder of DowryCalculator.com, a website that became a rage with Indian netizens, shares his reasons behind starting the site, and more. Why did you set up dowrycalculator.com?  I used to be repelled by the system of dowry, and I had always wanted to comment on

Soma Sisters Bring Vitality and Art Through Bharatnatyam

In 2003, three young sisters staged their debut performance of Bharatnatyam, called the Arangetram, at the Besan Centre, Mount Scopus Memorial College in Melbourne. They were met with a standing ovation and awarded the Natya Kala that year for best overall performance. Eight years later, the Soma sisters – Deena, Janessa and Jaya – are